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German ambassador in Bahrain replies to BGO’s message: The German government shares your concerns regarding the developments in Bahrain and calls for an inclusive and constructive dialogue

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The Bahraini German Organisation for Human Rights and Democracy received the German ambassador in Bahrain’s reply to the message that the organisation sent on July 27, 2016 in which it described the deteriorating Human Rights situation, the systematic targeting of the Shia band and the trial of its spiritual leader in Bahrain Sheikh Issa kassem, the text of the the ...

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Shortly before the trial of Shia’s spiritual leader in Bahrain: Bahraini German sends a message to the German minister of foreign affairs and the German ambassador in Bahrain

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The Bahraini German organisation for Human rights and Democracy has sent an urgent message to the German minister of foreign affairs Mr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and the German ambassador in Bahrain Mr. Alfred Simms-Protz in which the organisation warns of the dangerous escalations taking place in Bahrain. The message mentions that the Bahraini authorities has lately dissolved Al-Wefaq organisation and seized ...

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Activist Maasouma Al-Sayid faces a sentence of 6 months in prison

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A bahraini court has sentenced today on 26 July, 2016 activist Maasouma Al-Sayid for 6 months in prison for the charge of rallying.

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Bahraini public attorney release 3 Shia clerics

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The public attorney in Bahrain ruled today on 25 July 2016 the release of 3 Shia clerics that were apprehended yesterday. The released clerics are Yassin Al-Moussawi, Jasem Al-khayat, and Aziz Al-khadran.

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Bahraini Authorities targer Shia clerics

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During its systematic targeting of the Shia clerics in Bahrain, the Bahraini authorities apprehended clerics Yassin Al-Moussawi and Jasem Al-khayat on 24 July 2016 and pressed charges of insulation and incitement to the hatred of constitutional order against cleric Aziz Al-khadran who was interrogated and then released.

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“The Rafto Foundation” appeals to the Norwegian government to request the immediate and unconditional release of Nabeel Rajab

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“The Rafto Foundation” appeals to the Norwegian government to request the immediate and unconditional release of Nabeel Rajab

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Transparency International calls on Bahrain to stop restricting travel of anti-corruption activists

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Transparency International calls on Bahrain to stop restricting travel of anti-corruption activists

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Amnesty international sees in the desolation of Al Wefaq a proof of the intolerance in dealing with peaceful opposition in Bahrain

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Amnesty International issued a statement on July 16, 2016 in which it declared that “Encouraging peaceful protests, peacefully criticizing the Bahraini authorities and laws, and calling on the international community to play an active role in support of genuine reform in Bahrain are not legitimate grounds for closing al-Wefaq or any other peaceful opposition group.” The statement added that “The ...

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The Bahraini-German in an urgent call to the Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of association: the Bahraini authorities are violating Human Rights charters and threatening civil peace in Bahrain

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The Bahraini German Organisation for Human Rights and Democracy has sent an urgent call to the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association Mr. Maina Kiai after the supreme civil court ruled to dissolve Al-Wefaq national Organisation and to seize its assets today 17 june, 2016. The organisation assured in its message to the ...

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The Bahraini German: We welcome the European parliament’s resolution and call for imposing sanctions and putting the humans rights violators on black lists

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The Bahraini German organisation for Human Rights and Democracy welcomes the European parliament’s resolution issued on Today July 7, 2016 in which it condemned the late oppressive security campaign and the measures taken by the Bahraini authorities from restricting the freedoms of thought and opinion to banning the formation of organisations and finally denationalisation. The resolution also demanded the release ...

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